Coal Clough Library Fun Palace 2019 (Burnley) #funpalaces

Saturday, 5 October 2019 from 10:00 - 13:00


We are hosting our very first Fun Palace and would like to invite everyone in our local community to join in and share their passions and skills to celebrate a love of arts, craft, science, technology, digital, heritage and sports.

What's Going On…

10 - 11am Coding taster with Duke of Edinburgh student

10-12pm LEGO create

10 - 12.30pm Big Games    Library

10 - 1pm Creation Station with our Culture Hacks

10.30 -1pm    Science Spectacular from Lancashire Adult Learning

11am -12pm  Story corner 

*Please note that times, activities and participants may be subject to change*

All activities are free.

There are no tickets, just turn up on the day, all activities are 'first come, first served'.

We have over twenty venues across Lancashire taking part in Fun Palaces this year: To find one near you, visit our website: https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/libraries-and-archives/libraries/fun-palaces/ 

Fun Palaces are:

  • Free : Free to enter, free to take part. No ticket needed, just turn up on the day
  • Local : Ideally by local people for local people – that’s you.
  • For all ages : They’re not just for families or children, they’re for everyone, whatever their age
  • Inclusive : Everyone is welcome – as organisers or participants – and we’ll help you do it
  • Hands-on : They’re about joining in with arts, science, crafts and tech. Doing something together.
  • The process as much as the events : Communities from all over Lancashire making it happen.
  • Part of a Campaign : A national and international shout for access and inclusion for culture.
  • Yours : without you, it doesn’t happen.

Fun Palaces an annual event made by local people for their own communities, bringing together arts and sciences, crafts, tech and digital, free and fun, linked by the Fun Palace network.

Location: Coal Clough Library, 80 Raglan Road, Burnley, BB11 4LD

Organizer: Coal Clough Library